Album

Golden Empire (1989)

Ike & Tina Turner - Golden Empire (2 CD) - Album

Golden Empire is a two disc set, including many previously unreleased songs as well as alternate versions of original Ike & Tina Turner tracks. The different versions of the songs Golden Empire and I Can’t Believe What You Say are only available on this record. Many of the songs were also released on different titled records like the sampler 40 Rare Recordings.

Producer: Ike Turner, Herb Moellis
Release: 1989
Label: Delta
Format: 2 CD

Disc 1
  1. Golden Empire (Alternative Version) 3:48
  2. Written by Ike Turner / Previously unreleased version / Originally released on the album "Golden Empire"
  3. Feel It (aka Don’t Fight It, Feel It) 2:01
  4. Written by Sam Cooke / Previously unreleased track
  5. Knock On Wood 2:34
  6. Written by Steve Cropper, Eddy Floyd / Previously unreleased track
  7. You Are My Sunshine 3:07
  8. Written by Jimmy Davis / From the album "Nutbush City Limits"
  9. Get Back (Alternative Version) 2:47
  10. Written by John Lennon, Paul McCartney / Previously unreleased version / Originally released on the album "Workin’ Together"
  11. Ode To Billy Joe 4:09
  12. Written by Bobby Gentry, Larry Shayne / Previously unreleased track
  13. Shame, Shame, Shame 2:45
  14. Written by Sylvia Robinson / From the album "The Edge"
  15. I Got My Mojo Working 3:12
  16. Written by M. Morganfield / Previously unreleased track
  17. Shake 2:39
  18. Written by Sam Cooke / Previously unreleased track
  19. Money 2:34
  20. Written by J. Bradford, B. Gordy Jr. / Previously unreleased track
  21. Down In The Valley 2:27
  22. Written by Ike Turner / Previously unreleased track
  23. Don’t Believe Her 2:43
  24. Written by Ike Turner / From the album "Let Me Touch Your Mind"
  25. Ya Ya 2:40
  26. Written by Morris Levy, Lee Dorsey, Clarence Lewis / Previously unreleased track
  27. No More Lovin’ 3:23
  28. Written by A. Birmingham, D. Wynne / Previously unreleased track
  29. Somethings Got A Hold On Me 2:33
  30. Written by Pearl Woods, Etta James, Leroy Kirkland / Previously unreleased track
  31. I Know 2:44
  32. Written by Barbara George / From the album "Golden Empire"
  33. The Locomotion 1:54
  34. Written by Goffin, King / Previously unreleased track
Disc 2
  1. When I Lost My Baby 2:33
  2. Written by Ike & Tina Turner / Previously unreleased track
  3. Proud Mary (Funky Version) 2:36
  4. Written by John Fogerty / Previously unreleased version / Originally released on the album "Workin’ Together"
  5. Baby, Get It On (Alternative Version) 3:02
  6. Written by Ike Turner / Previously unreleased version / Originally released on the album "Acid Queen"
  7. Driftin’ 2:25
  8. Written by Ike Turner, Tina Turner / Previously unreleased track
  9. Louie Louie 2:34
  10. Written by Richard Berry / Previously unreleased track
  11. Lean On Me (Reworked) 3:07
  12. Written by W. Harrison, B. Whithers / Previously unreleased version / Originally released on the album "The Edge"
  13. Only Women Bleed 3:49
  14. Written by Dick Wagner, Alice Cooper / From the album "The Edge"
  15. Ain’t That A Shame 2:26
  16. Written by Domino, Bartholomew / Previously unreleased track
  17. Early In The Morning 3:37
  18. Traditional / Arrangement by Ike Turner, B. Krasnow / From the album "The Hunter"
  19. Stagger Lee 2:43
  20. Written by Harold Logan, Lloyd Price / Previously unreleased track
  21. Ain’t Nobody’s Business (Alternative Version) 3:39
  22. Written by Ike Turner / Previously unreleased version / Originally released on the album "So Fine"
  23. It’s Gonna Work Out Fine (Alternative Version) 2:18
  24. Written by Rosemary McCay, Joe Seneca / Previously unreleased version / Originally released on the album "It’s Gonna Work Out Fine"
  25. Drift Away 3:11
  26. Written by Menior Williams / From the album "Nutbush City Limits"
  27. You Paid Me Back 3:26
  28. Written by Ike Turner / Previously unreleased track
  29. Doo Wah Ditty (That’s The City) (Alternative Version) 4:39
  30. Written by Rhonda Graam / Previously unreleased version / Originally released on the "Up In Heah" single b-side
  31. I Can’t Believe What You Say (Alternative Version) 3:39
  32. Written by Ike Turner / Previously unreleased version with lead vocals by Ike Turner / Originally released on the "I Can’t Believe What You Say" single

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